Oct 24, 2018

hedge fund benchmarksHedge fund index providers have collaborated to provide benchmarks for manager selection and performance that account for volatility levels.

Oct 22, 2018

record hedge fund AUMHedge fund assets increased to a record level in the most recent quarter despite redemptions from some of the main strategies.

Oct 15, 2018

US_congressJupiter Asset Management has launched a US equity long/short fund that the firms says will address concerns that liquid alternative products are failing to take enough risk and produce satisfactory returns.

Oct 15, 2018

Geoff_CookWith the countdown to ‘Brexit Day’ well and truly on, there are some interesting narratives emerging within the European alternative funds industry.

Sep 27, 2018

Hedge fundFees are the main obstacle preventing pension schemes from investing in hedge funds, according to a report.

Sep 20, 2018

ArrowsReverse index ETFs, small-cap ETFs, high beta ETFs: providers of smart beta ETFs are nothing if not inventive. Fiona Rintoul examines the latest trends.

Sep 20, 2018

PinchNicholas Pratt investigates the growing interest in alt beta funds – vehicles that look to automate many of the active processes carried out by hedge funds – and their relationship with smart beta.

Sep 17, 2018

Data_managementThe technology landscape for alternative asset management is markedly more capable, more comprehensive and better value than it was just a few years ago. But, perceptions continue to lag reality. It’s time to dispel the myths and embrace the power of technology to transform the alternatives industry and better serve investors.

Sep 11, 2018

JP_Morgan_LondonKarim Leguel has gained a senior role at JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM), which he joined in 2014, as the firm expands its hedge funds solutions arm.

Sep 05, 2018

hedge fund fees increaseNewer hedge funds may need to adopt more innovative fee structures and reinforce marketing efforts to raise more capital, research has found.